Bagels With JFKCoC (February 28, 2017) [ENDED]

You are cordially invited to…

BAGELS WITH JFK CHAMBER OF COMMERCE

Date:
Tuesday, February 28, 2017

Time:
8:30 am to 10:30 am

Place:
Hilton Garden Inn JFK
148-18 134th Street
Jamaica, NY 11430

Cost:
$0.00
(That’s right, ZERO!)

Welcoming our new and renewing JFKCoC members
Meet the JFKCoC Board of Directors
JOIN THE CHAMBER
Get Involved
Join a Committee

Not yet a member? Join us in person and learn what we are about!

PLEASE RSVP – Free to attend!

Mercedes@JFKCoC.org or (516) 492-0513

Long Island Import Export Assocation Event (February 16, 2017) [ENDED]

LONG ISLAND IMPORT EXPORT ASSOCIATION

DANGEROUS GOODS (DG)
The Importance of Raising Awareness
How to Safely Transport Hazardous Materials in 2017

Thursday, February 16, 2017 (NEW DATE!!)

FOX HOLLOW
7725 Jericho Turnpike
Woodbury NY 11797

5:30-6:30 Cocktail Hour/Networking
6:30-9:00 p.m. Full dinner conference

(CCS 3 credits / CES 3 credits)

Platinum Sponsor
DB Schenker

Gold Sponsor
R-A Specialists Inc.
(Hazmat training, packaging and inspection services)

Presenters

Michael Bowen, Trade Advisory Services DG Professional
DB Schenker – Risk, Insurance & Trade Advisory Solutions

Anthony Affissio, Special Agent Federal Aviation Administration
Security and Hazardous Materials Safety Division, Manager, NY Field Office

Topics To Be Discussed By DB Schenker

  • The Importance of Raising Awareness
  • How to Safely Transport Hazardous Materials in 2017 via Air, Ocean and U.S. Land Transport
  • Lithium Batteries – What you need to know

Topics To Be Discussed By FAA

  • What is coming for hazardous materials in 2017
  • FAA Hazardous Materials Safety Program (HMSP)
  • IATA Dangerous Goods Regulations
  • Lithium Batteries – preparation of packages for air transport
  • Shipper’s responsibility of identifying and testing substance to ensure not on DG list
  • Requirement of hazard labels for specific products
  • Packing instructions and regulations
  • Marking and labeling of DG shipments

Download reservation form (.doc)

JFK Chamber of Commerce and the INN

JFK Chamber of Commerce board members donated turkeys and ham to Ms. Jean Kelly, Executive Director of the INN (Interfaith Nutrition Network)

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We hope you all had a wonderful Thanksgiving!

JFKCoC Golf Outing CANCELLED!

*** NOTE ***

Due to the weather today (September 19th), the JFK Chamber of Commerce Golf Tournament at the Lawrence Country Club has been rescheduled for October 17, 2016.

Any questions, please call Frank Festa at 718-244-1400 ext. 105.